LEaDing Postdoctoral Fellowship Program in the Netherlands

The LEaDing Postdoctoral Fellowship Program is now available. Scholars from all countries are welcome to apply. They will be undertaking a-postdoctoral research in various subjects in the Netherlands. There are 90 awards will be given. The deadline is varies.

Fellowship Description
The LEaDing Fellows Postdoc Programme aims to help early-stage ambitious and excellent researchers to develop new research skills, transferable skills and a view on career options in an academic research, industrial or public setting, thus increasing their employability.

Award Value
The annual gross salary will vary between 42.000 – 55.000 euro’s per year, depending on work experience.

Level and Area of Studies
Postdoctoral research in various fields.

Place of Study
In the Netherlands.

Eligibility and Criteria

  • Applicants shall not have spent more than 12 months in the Netherlands in the 3 years immediately prior to the recruitment date.
  • Applicant should have obtained their PhD before the recruitment date and less than 60 months prior to the recruitment date. This application window can be extended to 6 months for pregnancy (per child), parental leave (max. 6 months per child), training for medical specialists (3 years) or compulsory and reserve military service (actual time). Evidencing documentation must be added to the application as an annexe.
  • For the second call, the recruitment date is set on the 1 of July 2018.
  • If you have doubts about fulfilling the eligibility criteria please contact the Project Office

Applicants’ Nationality
Applicants of all nationalities are eligible, unless national, international or European legislation or embargos prohibit specific (combinations of (sub) disciplines and) countries of origin.

Application Instruction
Please read the Guide for Applicants carefully before filling in this form.
Candidates should submit applications via e-mail.

Submission Deadline
Varies.

Website and Application Link